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Spotlight a Resource During Team Meetings


During most regular team meetings it is a good idea to do a five-minute review of one program or other resource relevant to the MDCP project and/or the companies the project is designed to serve. The federal team should take the initiative in highlighting programs and other resources. The list below is a partial one designed to prime the pump.

- Small Business Administration trade financing

- Trade Finance Guide

- Export Programs Guide

- Ex-Im Bank trade finance programs

- NIST standards alert

- Stop Fakes

- International Development Bank contracts

- Manufacturing Extension Partnership assistance

- Trade and Development Agency assistance

- Internatiional Buyer Program

- Gold Key Service

- Platinum Key Service

- Agent Distributor Search

- Trade Fair Certification

- Advocacy Center

- Trade Compliance Center



Officials sign opening of product display center in China

Cooperator Independent Film and Television Alliance used ITA's International Buyer Program to increase business with foreign visitors at its annual show.

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